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Windows 7: Allow running a program for users

30 Aug 2010   #1
ricksis

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 
Allow running a program for users

Hey... um, I have this problem with running a program in Windows 7. I don't have an admin (since my parents do), and I wanna have access to that program without Windows asking me for the Admin password. I tried from Parental Control ("Allow or block a specific program"), but that was set to "Allow that user to use all programs" ( I still wasn't able to run it). I tried then "allow user specific programs", then it gave me this gigantic list with all the programs (including the one I have my problem with)... I hit the "Check All" button, but it still doesn't run without Admin's permission...

Could I get a little help? :S


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30 Aug 2010   #2
WindowsStar

Windows 7 Enterprise (x64); Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64)
 
 

Ask your parents to give you access to the program. :)
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30 Aug 2010   #3
ricksis

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

My parents have an issue about the amount of time I spend on the PC, not about the programs I use... I have been using the admin user lately (with their awareness), but now I need to run that specific program (like many others [Blizzard Updater]) from my user.
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30 Aug 2010   #4
ricksis

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

And they wouldn't know how to do that, too. They ask me for such things.
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30 Aug 2010   #5
ryo

 
 

you must set the permission and add the permission group administrator on your user login.
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30 Aug 2010   #6
ricksis

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Huh? So you're saying I should turn my regular user into an admin user?
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30 Aug 2010   #7
ricksis

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Um... Guys?
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30 Aug 2010   #8
Lomai

Win7 HP (x64)/Win7 Ultimate (x64)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ryo View Post
you must set the permission and add the permission group administrator on your user login.

Ryo has answered your question.

Regards
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30 Aug 2010   #9
ricksis

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Ok ... but to be more specific, how do I do that?
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30 Aug 2010   #10
ryo

 
 

ok..your parents is give a limit to you.
so i wanna ask.what program that's you want to install? like windowsStar said,ask your parents to give you access.
because you can install or allow control using administrator.
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